Traut successful at Ackerman Championships
Erinvale’s Vicki Traut clinched the Gus Ackerman Trophy held at Strand Golf Club 19-20 October 2019.
The Ackerman Championships has been sponsored by Pick n Pay and the Ackerman family for 39 years , and is always a must play tournament on the national calender, the 54 Hole event drew players from Gauteng, Gauteng North, Southern Cape, Boland and Western Province.
Traut finished her tournament with rounds of 74-71 & 72 total 217, just two shots ahead of Durbanville’s Kaylah Williams 72-73 & 74 (219).
Ebotse’s Kiera Floyd took third spot on the podium on 75-73 & 73 (221).
The Raymond Ackerman trophy (B Division) was won by Durbanville’s Anita Chen by a huge ten strokes 83 & 80 (163) from Royal Cape’s Sarah van Lear 89 & 84 (173). Erica (Anita’s sister) was third on 87 & 85 (175).
KD Mowbray’s Jaden Visagie successfully defended her Jonathan Ackerman title (C Division) from 2018 – finishing on a total 175, from Kelly Dorrington (Somerset West) 193, and KD Mowbray’s Delia van Wyngaarden 194.